Getting Started

LIDAR BASICS

Video from NEON on how lidar remote sensing works.

Also refer to this excellent resource from neondataskills.org on more basic information on lidar and its many applications.


OPENTOPOGRAPHY BASICS

OpenTopography: How to produce DEMs and hillshade in kmz and other formats



Accessing Shuttle Radar Topography Mission (SRTM) DEM data from OpenTopography

Downloading OpenTopography DEM Global Coverage to ArcGIS from stephen metts.



Downloading DEMs for Google Earth



Using OpenTopography Data in ArcGIS
YouTube playlist for video tutorials for using data and data products downloaded from OpenTopography in ArcGIS.